One day at a time

“I wanna know what Love is. I want you to show me.” A song on the radio plays in the background.   Relationships always measuring their worth on what “this love is.” Then, when the other person treats you with disrespect, the lies of the enemy will creep in telling you that you are unworthy, […]

Live with precision

Melissa beamed as she told me about the children recently sponsored through Compassion Canada. She works for Compassion, an organization that connections people and the church around the world to end poverty in the life of a child, in Jesus’ name. Although Melissa’s job is to connect sponsors to children living in poverty across the […]

Is there a roadmap to peace?

Is there a roadmap to peace?

During the Christmas festivities, we hear a lot about peace. Christmas cards, decorations, songs, and even wrapping paper might all have that famous word. Yet, many people do not have peace. There is an internal struggle stealing our peace. Stress, worry, anger, hurt, relational issues, and more can all affect this peace. As Christians, we […]

Find out how to increase joy this Christmas season

Find out how to increase joy this Christmas season

As we enter this Christmas season, I’ve been pondering the notion of joy. How do we get joy? Is there a formula? Can we be joyful even if are circumstances try to bring us down? I love this verse at the end of Esther, after God delivered the Jews from Haman’s wicked plans. Esther 9:22 […]

Time to shine!

Time to shine!

  Those who look to Him are radiant (lightened) their faces are never covered in shame. – Psalm 34:5   The word Illuminate, which is the theme of this year’s Women’s Journey of Faith Conference, simply means to “light up!” brighten, shine or decorate with gold, silver or colored designs.    As someone who has […]

No more darkness!

No more darkness!

“Let there be light!”  These words spoken by God broke through the darkness at the beginning of creation and are still pressing through darkness today.   Light exerts physical pressure on objects in its pathway just like God’s Word creates a force in us that presses through difficulties.   Just as God set the moon […]

Charging our spiritual light

Charging our spiritual light

STOP and be illuminated   Have you ever been in a situation that required advice? You just needed someone that can listen. I have been in many places where I just needed someone to listen and then help me with direction.   As I was growing up and making life decisions, I would often find […]

The beauty of your light

The beauty of your light

Genesis 1:14-16 (NLT) 14 Then God said, “Let lights appear in the sky to separate the day from the night. Let them be signs to mark the seasons, days, and years. 15 Let these lights in the sky shine down on the earth.” And that is what happened. 16 God made two great lights—the larger one to govern […]